17th & 18th Centuries
17th & 18th Century Essays
Divining America is made possible by grants from the Lilly Endowment and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Bonomi, Patricia U. “The Middle Colonies: Embryo of the New Political Order.” In Perspectives on Early American History: Essays in Honor of Richard B. Morris, eds. Alden T. Vaughan and George A. Billias. New York: Harper & Row, 1973.
Davis, Thomas J. Rumor of Revolt: The “Great Negro Plot” in Colonial New York. New York: Free Press, 1985.
Landsman, Ned C. Scotland and Its First American Colony, 1683–1765. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1985.
Roeber, A.G. Palatines, Liberty, and Property: German Lutherans in Colonial British America. Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 1993; with new preface, 1998.
Schwartz, Sally. “A Mixed Multitude”: The Struggle for Toleration in Colonial Pennsylvania. New York: New York University Press, 1987.
Soderland, Jean R. Quakers & Slavery: A Divided Spirit. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1985.
Zuckerman, Michael W., ed. Friends and Neighbors: Group Life in America’s First Plural Society. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1982.